The Homœopathic World, Volumen26

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Jarrold, 1891
 

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Página 342 - The friends thou hast, and their adoption tried, Grapple them to thy soul with hoops of steel, But do not dull thy palm with entertainment Of each new-hatch'd, unfledged comrade.
Página 327 - TRAGEDY, as it was anciently composed, hath been ever held the gravest, moralest, and most profitable of all other poems ; therefore said by Aristotle to be of power, by raising pity, and fear, or terror, to purge the mind of those and such like passions, that is, to temper and reduce them to just measure with a kind of delight, stirred up by reading or seeing those passions well imitated.
Página 495 - When the finger is wounded, the sensor nerves convey to the brain intelligence of the injury, and if these nerves be severed, however serious the hurt may be, no pain is experienced. We have the strongest reason for believing that what the nerves convey to the brain is in all cases motion.
Página 37 - ... part of a greater work on the general subject of the cure of grave forms of disease by the viruses of the disease processes themselves; but here Dr. Koch breaks in with his great epoch-making discovery of a new cure for consumption, and which turns out to be none other than our old homoeopathically administered virus, against which the hue and cry was long ago raised by the very men who now lie prone at Dr. Koch's feet in abject adoration.
Página 216 - Condition,' recently read before the Yorksville Medical Association of this city, maintained that the earliest, and therefore the most valuable, symptom of approaching death was the up and down movement of the trachea; that the inferior laryngeal nerve, owing to a partial paralysis or impairment of its function, is concerned in the production of this phenomenon, and sounds the first note of alarm that the medulla oblongata is invaded. This tracheal symptom is particularly prominent in fatal cases...
Página 504 - ... ridge coincides with ridge, we have the water raised to a double height; where furrow coincides with furrow, we have it depressed to a double depth. Where ridge coincides with furrow, we have the water reduced to its average level. The resultant, motion of the water at every point is, as above stated, the algebraic sum of the motions impressed upon that point. And if, instead of two sources of disturbance, we had ten, or a hundred, or a thousand, the consequence would be the same ; the actual...
Página 327 - ... to temper and reduce them to just measure with a kind of delight, stirred up by reading or seeing those passions well imitated. Nor is Nature wanting in her own effects to make good his assertion : for so in physic things of melancholic hue and quality are used against melancholy, sour against sour, salt to remove salt humours.
Página 113 - A fourth mode of employing medicines in diseases has been attempted to be created by means of isopathy, as it is called ; that is to say, a method of curing a given disease by the same contagious principle that produces it. But even granting this could be done...
Página 498 - ... when urged outwards by the explosion of our balloon crowding closely together ; but immediately behind this condensation you ought to see the particles separated more widely apart. You ought, in short, to be able to seize the conception that a sonorous wave consists of two portions, in the one of which the air is more dense, and in the other of which it is less dense than usual. A condensation and a rarefaction, then, are the two constituents of a wave of sound...
Página 100 - Gelsemium will often do more good in irritable bladder than any other remedy. It is especially adapted to those women of hysterical type troubled by irritability at the neck of the bladder, calling for constant urination.

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